Cupid is visiting Oregon Wine Country for the third annual Valentine’s Wine Loop. Join Ardiri Winery, Alloro Vineyard, Cooper Mountain and Raptor Ridge for a weekend of special wine tastings and pairings.
If you visit all four between Friday, February 14 and Sunday, February 16, you will be entered to win a “Wine Lovers Basket”, including more than $200 in wine accessories and pairings. Special events will be held at each stop, including a one weekend only preview release of Ardiri's 2013 Rosé!
Stop 1: Cooper Mountain – Sample a savory treat featuring Cooper Mountain’s 11 year old barrel aged ‘New World’ balsamic vinegar and delicious cheese pairing with our 'Vin Glace' dessert wine. $25 per couple, $15 per person (tasting fee includes 1 or 2 Cooper Mountain stemless wine glasses to take home). Complimentary tasting for our wine club members. Hours: Friday-Sunday: 12-5 p.m.
Stop 2: Alloro Vineyard – Join Alloro for a Valentine wine and local artisan cheese tasting, featuring a sampling of 3 cheeses from Ancient Heritage Dairy, Willamette Valley Cheese Company and Goldin Artisan Goat Cheese. For this weekend only, Alloro will be pouring its limited production 2011 'Riservata' Pinot Noir, along with their 2012 Vino Nettare Dessert Wine and other current releases. $15/person. Complimentary for Cellar Club Members. Hours: Friday-Sunday: 11-5pm.
Stop 3: Raptor Ridge – Join Raptor Ridge for a tasting of five Single Vineyard Pinot Noirs and Southern Oregon Tempranillo . These limited wines are exclusive to the winery only, so don’t miss your chance to taste. Raptor Ridge is also featuring handpicked cheese and charcuterie to pair with our premium wine selection. The tasting is $15/person, which is waived with a $50 purchase. Complimentary for Flight Club Members. Hours: Friday-Sunday: 11-4pm.
Stop 4: Ardiri Winery & Vineyards – Enjoy a special 6 tasting flight and specially prepared chocolates made by Smitten Truffles for $10. For this weekend only, Ardiri will be previewing its limited production 2013 Rosé, along with other current releases. Complimentary for Wine Club Members. Hours: Friday 11-9pm; Saturday 11-7pm; Sunday 11-5pm.